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I can't believe that I grew up 1 hour away from here and had never been before

I grew up only 1 hour away and had never even heard of this until I saw it on a friend's instagram... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2018
Tracy F
New York City, New York
Natural wonder

This is a NYS Park, so there are more rules than at some other hiking trails. There is a unique... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2018
Sara B
Fayetteville, New York
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2300 Rathbun Rd, Cazenovia, NY 13035-8711
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All reviews short hike beautiful waterfall nice view take pictures hiking trails well worth the visit snails picnic tables natural beauty nice stop picnic lunch porta potties falls state park quick stop nice afternoon nice hike minute walk
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Reviewed 30 October 2018

I grew up only 1 hour away and had never even heard of this until I saw it on a friend's instagram. When driving the back roads between Utica and Syracuse, I noticed that it was nearby and am so glad we stopped. It is...More

Thank Tracy F
Reviewed 20 October 2018

This is a NYS Park, so there are more rules than at some other hiking trails. There is a unique endangered snail that lives in the rocks in the spray from the Falls. The Falls are most impressive in spring and whenever there has been...More

Thank Sara B
Reviewed 15 October 2018

The hike around the park is not an exhausting one at all. I believe any novice can accomplish the hike. it is very easy and ABSOLUTELY beautiful. Definitely worth the time. It only took us about an hour or so and we stopped often to...More

Thank curlyQ823
Reviewed 3 October 2018

The climb it not for the faint at heart!Steep incline but worth the climb down. Sit by the cool water and rest for the climb back up!

Thank Sam D
Reviewed 30 September 2018

I have seen so many waterfalls across the country. Pacific northwest and Alaska, so I do not get excited for waterfalls. My wife wanted to go so we stopped and I was pleasantly surprised how nice this waterfall is.

Thank iLOV3F00D
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

This hike is beautiful down to the falls, however there are PDF maps that you can print out, to take other hikes. Some one on Trip Advisor said there are no other hikes, but there are. You can take a steep hike down to the...More

Thank kellyv178
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Some waterfalls are underwhelming when you see them up close and personal but not the ones at Chittenango Falls State Park. The pathways around the falls could use some maintenance work but the views, especially from the footbridge below, was worth the side trip. I'd...More

1  Thank meetwithpete
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

A very beautiful water falls with a 10 minute walk down steep rustic stairs. The view is well worth the effort .

Thank wgod1234
Reviewed 14 September 2018

Chittenango Falls was gorgeous and definitely worth the drive from Syracuse. However, I was VERY disappointed at the condition of the stairs down into the walk. The individual I was with had extreme difficulty walking and it could have been very dangerous for them. We...More

1  Thank jen a
Reviewed 29 August 2018

As a first timer, this place is amazing! We are a big group came here for a picnic with kids, we played games, barbeque and did a little hiking. Hiking through the falls is refreshing especially for a humid hot day. It was very good

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28 September 2018|
Response from GentleSol | Reviewed this property |
The Chittenango Falls State Park consists of the short steep hike to the beautiful falls, but no other trails. See the official site parks.ny.gov/parks/130/ About an hour away there's the Pixley Falls State Park..you can... More
Raney C
31 July 2017|
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Response from flipster83 | Reviewed this property |
No. Sorry. No swimming.